The CKUA Radio podcast of the GreenEnergyFutures.ca series. The multi-media series is hosted by David Dodge and tells the stories of Canadians involved in the green energy revolution.
26. Hello Solar, say Goodbye Gas Generator - Indigenous Solar Cabins
Blue Eyes Simpson is just one of 20 Indigenous and Metis people of Fort Chipewyan getting a custom-designed off-grid solar system to replace gas generators at their remote cabins out on the Peace-Athabasca Delta in Canada's North. Green Energy Futures CKUA Radio Podcast.
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265. Indigenous-owned Solar for Diesel in Fort Chipewyan
Three Nations Energy, a community-owned company in Fort Chipewyan, Alberta built a 2.2-megawatt solar project to replace 25% of the diesel-generated electricity in their remote off-grid community. The company is equally owned by Athabasca Chipewyan and Mikisew Cree First Nations and the Fort Chipewyan Metis Association. See blog: www.greenenergyfutures.ca
264. TerraView builds net-zero ready and only net-zero ready homes
TerraView homes is not only building net-zero ready homes, they are ONLY building net-zero ready homes. This week on Green Energy Futures CKUA Radio podcast we talk to president David Brix and company owner Andrew Lamden about the companies journey to building net-zero energy homes that are 80% more energy-efficient, affordable and above all are selling like crazy in the marketplace.
See Green Energy Futures blog, photos and more: https://www.greenenergyfutures.ca/?p=7441
263. Electrifi - How a 1969 Corvette Stingray is part of a low carbon future
Electrifi is an electric vehicle start-up from Ireland and the creation of Irish entrepreneur Norman Crowley. He's reviving and building by hand some of the signature classic cars of all time. A 1963 Corvette Stingray may have had 283 horsepower back in the day, but Electrifi is rebuilding one that will have 2,000 hp. It's all part of Crowley's plan to fight climate change through the Cool Planet Group of companies.
This is Part III of our Climate Capitalism series on Green Energy Futures CKUA Radio Podcast. Learn more in our blog and check out our full 48-minute interview with Norman Crowley: https://www.greenenergyfutures.ca/episode/norman-crowley-climate-capitalist
262B. Climate Change Solved by 2030 - Irish Millionaire
Norman Crowley of the Cool Planet Group in Ireland says economic trends and precipitous events will lead to climate change being solved by 2030. He says changes in the economics of energy production, the electrification of transportation and innovations in food production are breaking all the models and point to a low carbon future faster that we can imagine. This is Part II of our Climate Capitalism series on Green Energy Futures CKUA Radio Podcast. Learn more in our blog and check out our full 48-minute interview with Norman Crowley: https://www.greenenergyfutures.ca/episode/norman-crowley-climate-capitalist
262A. Norman Crowley - Climate Capitalist
Irish Billionaire Norman Crowley was blown away when he discovered businesses waste $1.2 trillion worth of energy per year – so he started Crowley Carbon to make and save millions of dollars. Climate Capitalism Part I Green Energy Futures CKUA Radio Podcast See FULL INTERVIEW, blog and related content: https://www.greenenergyfutures.ca/?p=7365